Rodney: I’m Rodney
Rodney: Broker and Owner of Rawls Realty
Nicole: I’m Nicole
Nicole: Property Manager and Owner of Rawls Realty
Rodney & Nicole: And this is Thinking Outside the Box in Real Estate
Nicole: June is National Homeownership Month.
Rodney:During the National HomeOwnership Month, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recommits itself
in helping more Americans own a house through various government programs, loan assistance, and with the help of several housing counseling agencies.
Nicole: Buying a house can be stressful, scary and wonderful
Rodney: Having your own personal real estate agent makes living the American Dream less exhausting and more exciting.
Nicole: You don’t have to go through this alone
Rodney: Homeownership continues to be an important option for many Americans
to invest in their communities, build wealth, and achieve the American dream.
Nicole : We’re giving away 5 tips for first time home buyers
Rodney and Nicole: TIP #1
Nicole: Get Pre-Aproved
Rodney: Getting pre-approved will help you understand how much you can afford. The banks want to see your income, credit score, and how much debt you have.
Nicole: Make sure to see a reputable mortgage specialist for more information.
Rodney and Nicole: TIP #2
Rodney: Build emotional walls
Nicole: Remember this is going to be one of the biggest purchases that you will make in your life.
Rodney: Before you fall in love with a home… make sure that the home is in a good location, is affordable, and will appreciate.
Rodney and Nicole: Tip #3
Nicole: Resale. Resale. Resale.
Rodney: If you want to live in your first home for just 3 to 5 years… think about reselling.
Nicole: you may want to purchase a home that appeals to the largest demographic.
Rodney and Nicole: Tip #4
Nicole: Schedule a Buyer Consultation with a local real estate agent.
Rodney: During this meeting, you will be able to learn in detail about the home buying process and loan process.
Nicole: You will be able to ask in depth questions or discuss any issues you may have.
Rodney: We will be able to set-up a home site search for you off of the multi list service that matches with EXACTLY what you are looking for
Nicole: You want to make sure that you are receiving information that is current and updated
on the Multi List Service provided to you by your personal agent
Rodney and Nicole: Tip #5
Nicole: Contact Rawls Realty
Rodney: We are a real estate firm who has served Savannah, GA and surrounding areas for 20+ years
Nicole: We have 60+ real estate experts who are ready to assist your Real Estate Needs.
Rodney: Call us at 912-450-1800 or go
to rawlsrealty.com for more information
Rodney and Nicole: and remember to ALWAYS THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX